Tag Archives: Boston Marathon

New England’s True Wins BAA 5K

Call it the Tri-fecta for N. Yarmouth, Maine’s Ben True, 25.    The former Dartmouth College age started his season with a second place showing in the US 15K Championship and then led the US men at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships.   The day before the Boston Marathon, …

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Joan Samuelson Running Boston Marathon

Joan Samuelson To Run 2011 Boston Marathon®   Four-time champion Bill Rodgers to serve as Grand Marshal of race.   BOSTON ‰ÛÓ The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that Olympic Gold medalist and two-time Boston Marathon champion Joan Samuelson will compete in the 115th running of the Boston Marathon …

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Online Registration Open for Run Gloucester! 7M

Time to ‰Û¢think summer’ by signing up for Aug. 21 Gloucester, Mass., road race featuring classic New England coastline   GLOUCESTER, Mass. (April 7, 2011) ‰ÛÓ Time to think summer as online registration is underway for the second Run Gloucester! 7-Mile Road Race, set for Sunday, August 21 on scenic …

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Antartica Marathon Raises Funds for Antartica Environment

BOSTON (March 29, 2011) – Over $70,000 was raised by 2011 Antarctica Marathon participants on behalf of Oceanites, Inc., announced Marathon Tours & Travel, the event organizer who spearheaded the fundraising campaign. Based in Chevy Chase, Maryland, Oceanites is a non-profit organization that researches the impact of tourism on Antarctica‰Ûªs …

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Running USA’s Annual Marathon Report

Running USA’s Annual Marathon Report U.S. finisher total surpasses ½ million mark for the first time; more all-time records for the classic distance; ING New York City Marathon sets another world record as largest ever   COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – (March 16, 2011) – Despite the lingering recession, “marathon mania” …

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